with Richard Tessier, RSU 54/MSAD 54 Adult and Community Education
The class will provide students with an opportunity to watch demonstrations of specific blacksmithing techniques, and tool use. Practice time will follow.
This is a two day introductory course to explore the basics of the blacksmithing trade. Learn everything from wearing safety clothes to building and managing a coal fire. Learn what tools are needed to bend, twist, punch, drift, shouldering and forge welding.
There is a $10.00 fee for materials and fuel which will be paid to the instructor on Thursday night.
This TWO DAY workshop that will meet both days at the Malbons Mills Blacksmith Shop.
- Day 1 on Thursday, April 16 at 6pm
- Day 2 on Saturday, April 18 from 8am to 4pm (lunch is included on Saturday).
Apr 30 - May 2nd, 2020
Thu for 1 week from 6:00 - 8:30 pm
Skowhegan Area High School
61 Academy Circle
Skowhegan, ME 04976 Get directions